# How far is Nelspruit from Upington?

The distance between Upington (Upington Airport) and Nelspruit (Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport) is 642 miles / 1033 kilometers / 558 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Upington (UTN) to Nelspruit (MQP) is 721 miles / 1161 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 13 hours 45 minutes.

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1 h 42 min
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## Distance from Upington to Nelspruit

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Upington to Nelspruit. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 642.018 miles
• 1033.227 kilometers
• 557.898 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 641.221 miles
• 1031.945 kilometers
• 557.206 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## How long does it take to fly from Upington to Nelspruit?

The estimated flight time from Upington Airport to Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport is 1 hour and 42 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Upington and Nelspruit?

There is no time difference between Upington and Nelspruit.

## Flight carbon footprint between Upington Airport (UTN) and Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (MQP)

On average, flying from Upington to Nelspruit generates about 118 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 118 kilograms equals 260 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Upington to Nelspruit

See the map of the shortest flight path between Upington Airport (UTN) and Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (MQP).

## Airport information

Origin Upington Airport
City: Upington
Country: South Africa
IATA Code: UTN
ICAO Code: FAUP
Coordinates: 28°23′56″S, 21°15′36″E
Destination Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport
City: Nelspruit
Country: South Africa
IATA Code: MQP
ICAO Code: FAKN
Coordinates: 25°22′59″S, 31°6′20″E